Maria Figueroa-Armijos

George Mason University
Schar School of Policy and Government
mfiguer4@gmu.edu

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My research interests lie at the intersection of entrepreneurship, economics, and public policy, and include entrepreneurship policy, regional innovation, entrepreneurial finance, corporate social responsibility, and crowdfunding. ​My work has been published in Small Business Economics, Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Development, Entrepreneurship Research Journal, and Adapting to Climate Change in the Bolivian Highlands (book chapter).

Citation:
Maria Figueroa-Armijos, Irene Alvarado & James French. (2005). Description and analysis of the transformation of the horticulture supply system in the supermarket sector of Costa Rica. Tierra Tropical: Sostenibilidad, Ambiente y Sociedad, 1(1), 37-43.
URL: http://tierratropical.org/editions/edition-1-1-2005/description-and-analysis-of-the-structural-transformation-in-the-storage-of-fruits-and-vegetables-in-the-supermarket-sector-in-costa-rica/
Citation:
Maria Figueroa-Armijos & Corinne Valdivia. (2012). Market access and resilience in the Bolivian Highlands (In Spanish). In Elizabeth Jimenez (ed.), Adaptation and Climate Change in the Bolivian Highlands. La Paz, Bolivia: CIDES-UMSA.
URL: http://www.cides.edu.bo/webcides/images/pdf/Cambio_climatico_en_el_altiplano_boliviano.pdf
Citation:
Maria Figueroa-Armijos, Brian Dabson, & Thomas G. Johnson. (2012). Rural entrepreneurship in a time of recession. Entrepreneurship Research Journal, 2(1). DOI: 10.2202/2157-5665.1044
DOI: 10.2202/2157-5665.1044
Citation:
Maria Figueroa-Armijos & Thomas G. Johnson. (2013). Entrepreneurship in rural America across typologies, gender and motivation. Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, 18(2). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S1084946713500143
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S1084946713500143
Citation:
Maria Figueroa-Armijos & Corinne Valdivia. (2017). Sustainable Innovation to cope with climate change and market variability in the Bolivian Highlands,” Innovation and Development. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/2157930X.2017.1281210
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/2157930X.2017.1281210
Citation:
Maria Figueroa-Armijos & Thomas G. Johnson. (2016). Entrepreneurship policy and economic growth: Solution or delusion? Evidence from a state initiative. Small Business Economics, 47(4), 1033-1047. DOI: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11187-016-9750-9
DOI: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11187-016-9750-9

Substantive Focus:
Economic Policy PRIMARY
Environmental Policy
Comparative Public Policy SECONDARY

Theoretical Focus:
Policy Analysis and Evaluation PRIMARY

Keywords

ENTREPRENEURSHIP ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT RURAL POLICY CROWDFUNDING POLICY ANALYSIS